October 26, 2013
by Matthew Pomy
An Egyptian court on Saturday threw out charges against former vice president Mohamed ElBaradei. ElBaradei, who served as vice president in the government set up by the military, stepped down in protest of the violence directed at protesters. It was this abandonment of his post that gave rise to ...[read more]
October 27, 2008
by Lucas Tanglen
Head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Mohamed ElBaradei said Monday in his annual report to UN member states that he wants North Korea to return to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty after a five-year absence, during which it tested a nuclear device. His statement comes less than ...[read more]
February 23, 2008
by Kiely Lewandowski
An Iranian official with the country's Supreme National Security Council said Saturday that a potential UN Security Council resolution imposing new sanctions on Iran in connection with its nuclear activities would be legally and technically baseless, according to the Iranian Student... ...[read more]
October 24, 2006
by Brett Murphy
Fifteen Nobel Peace Prize laureates sent a letter to United Nations member states Tuesday urging the UN General Assembly to explore an arms-trade treaty. The letter signers said they believe it imperative for humanity that the number of deaths caused by firearms be reduced. They recommen... ...[read more]
March 8, 2006
by Jeannie Shawl
The UN Security Council will take up the issue of Iran's nuclear program after Mohamed ElBaradei, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, transmitted his official report on Iran's nuclear program to the Security Council Wednesday. ElBaradei told the IAEA Board of Governo... ...[read more]
February 4, 2006
by Alexis Unkovic
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board of Governors voted Saturday to report Iran to the UN Security Council, supporting a resolution offered by Britain, France, and Germany and backed by the US addressing concerns over Iran's restarted nuclear program. The IAEA overwhelmingly su... ...[read more]
February 2, 2006
by Tom Henry
International Atomic Energy Agency Director-General Mohamed ElBaradei Thursday sought to delay an IAEA vote on a draft resolution offered by Britain, France and Germany and backed by the US that calls for Iran to be reported to the UN Security Council after Tehran broke IAEA seals on equipment ...[read more]
November 1, 2005
by Sara R. Parsowith
Mohamed ElBaradei, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Monday called for the start of negotiations on the long-stalled Fissile Material Cut-off Treaty, a global treaty banning the further production of nuclear materials such as weapons-grade uranium and plutonium. E... ...[read more]
October 7, 2005
by Bernard Hibbitts
The International Atomic Energy Agency and Director-General Mohamed ElBaradei have been awarded the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize, the Norwegian Nobel Committee announced this morning. The Committee cited the IAEA and its sometimes-embattled chief for their efforts to prevent nuclear energy from bei... ...[read more]
September 26, 2005
by Sara R. Parsowith
Mohamed ElBaradei received unanimous approval Monday to continue as head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for his third four-year term, after the US ended its opposition to his tenure. ElBaradei's reappointment had been postponed earlier this year in the face of US criticism over... ...[read more]

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